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Twitter is changing. In the last few months we've seen high level staff being shuffled around and outright leaving and new features being added like Moments. At the same time, the stock price has plummeted...
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Up to now, Twitter's timeline displayed newest tweets first, but a new timeline will place the "best content" up top. It was rumoured that Twitter was to explore this new approach, but before...
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Twitter knows that it has a poor track record of dealing with trolls, but is taking steps to rectify that. Its latest plan involves assembling a team that will contribute to Twitter's strategy in the...
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The internet can be a cruel and hateful place - when people are safe behind their keyboards they seem to feel liberated to the point of shouting any abusive comment which enters their minds. Unfortunately...
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Red Dead Redemption might be almost six years old but that doesn't mean it's lost any of its charm as one of the best Western games ever made. We may not be getting a sequel any time soon (or ever)...
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You can say a lot with very few words on Twitter but you may soon be able to speak volumes more through the power of GIFs. Selected users have seen a new feature pop up in their Twitter feeds today, with...
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You can say a lot with very few words on Twitter but you may soon be able to speak volumes more through the power of GIFs. Selected users have seen a new feature pop up in their Twitter feeds today, with...
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Twitter-owned Periscope has agreed to a deal, which will see it supporting live-streaming from GoPro cameras. Those who lead exciting and adventurous lives will now be able to stream their activities...
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Oh great, computers are being taught what constitutes sarcasm through the medium of Twitter. Researchers pulled together tweets that featured #sarcasm, before the system analysed those tweets, using words...
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Gerry Adams' Twitter account is full of amusing and sometimes downright daft tweets. He will soon compile the best of them and release them as a book. My Little Book of Tweets will be released on...
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Breakups are unpleasant for all involved; while the emotional impact is clearly felt, they also have a physical effect on your body, as illustrated by one man who captured the event on his Fitbit. Twitter...
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Twitter is down. This is not a drill. The short form social service which launched in 2006 is totally offline this morning, with a cute little robot who appears to have lost one of his pinchers. For...
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Smartphone use while driving is a major issue, with distracted drivers far more likely to be involved in an accident. But the rules around using apps while operating a vehicle will not be updated. The...
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An app called Stolen was released recently, which let you steal and trade on other users Twitter profiles was recently released. Every profile has a value and you can buy it if you have enough in game...
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An app called Stolen was released recently, it let you steal people. Kind of. The point of the app was that you could use in-game currency to snap up the Twitter profiles of pretty much anyone on the...
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You may have been hearing the word 'Peach' around the place today, and there's a reason - it's a brand new social network. It comes from Vine creator Dom Hoffman and is a streamlined...
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